Ulta Beauty – Why Work For Us?



This is the ULTA Beauty experience, as enjoyed by our guests and associates alike. It's expressed in being appreciated for who you are; having the confidence to experiment with new ideas and knowing that what's inside is what matters most.

At ULTA Beauty, our guests are at the center of everything we do.

Our goal is to inspire our guests to discover their own signature version of everyday beauty. Everyone who works here is united by the same passion – delivering the products, guest service, and expertise that beautify people's lives.

We are a high-growth, fast-paced retailer. You'll be challenged to learn and grow, empowered to share your ideas, and encouraged to celebrate our shared successes. Be part of a team that accomplishes wonderful things – by always doing the right thing – there is a place for you, here, at ULTA Beauty.


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    ulta is a pretty good place to work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Lead Cashier  in  Greensboro, NC
    Current Employee - Lead Cashier in Greensboro, NC

    I have been working at Ulta Beauty full-time for more than a year


    you can meet long term friends, plus you get to play around with make up.


    it can get boring. there is not much to do.

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    nothing, management is pretty good

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Ulta Beauty Interviews

Updated Sep 23, 2014
Updated Sep 23, 2014

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Freehold, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Freehold, NJ
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 6 days - interviewed at Ulta Beauty.

    Interview Details

    I meet with a great salon manager that I know will be a pleasure to work for! I do my technical on Monday. It was very relaxed and easy flowing.

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    No negotiation necessary. They are very fair with their compensation. Not official yet but I would accept!
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Ulta Beauty Awards & Accolades

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Fastest Growing Companies, Fortune, 2013
Top 10 New America for the 1st Half of 2012, Investor's Business Daily, 2012
Hot 100 Retailers, National Retail Federation, 2014
The Fastest Growing Retailers, Forbes, 2011
Fast 50, Crain's Chicago Business, 2013
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Additional Info

Website www.ulta.com
Headquarters Bolingbrook, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1990
Type Company - Public (ULTA)
Industry Retail
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

ULTA Beauty is the largest beauty retailer that provides one-stop shopping for prestige, mass and salon products and salon services in the United States. Our goal is to help everyone feel beautiful, inside and out. We do this by offering a true wonderland of beauty within an inviting atmosphere that makes our guests feel welcome, confident and enthusiastic about shopping with... More

Mission: We are the largest beauty retailer that provides one-stop shopping for prestige, mass and salon products and salon services in the United States. We focus on providing... More

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